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Merger and Your Protections
Oscar sent a letter to the Union Leaders at United inviting them to attend a summit with other Labor Leaders in Chicago. According to Oscar’s invitation, the purpose of the meeting is twofold; to hear from Labor Leaders and to provide an opportunity for Oscar to share his vision of the future of United Airlines. The invitation indicates the summit, scheduled for October 15, 2015 in Chicago, will be informal.
United and Continental closed their merger in 2010 and created what was then the world’s largest airline. Fifty-seven months later, executives are still working to integrate United Continental Holdings into a single company—and struggling with some high-profile operational and customer service problems.
Saying the airline is trying to cut their contract at a time it is earning record profits, flight attendants for United Airlines picketed at Denver International Airport on Thursday, as well as at airports around the world.
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